What's hot in social circles around IBM Software: IBM Start, mobility, analysts, Innovate, user experience
Tiffany Winman 12000065XB firstname.lastname@example.org | | Tags:  energy analysts water ibmstart innovate efficiency ibminnovate uk mobility environment ibmexperience ux software smarter-planet start sustainability ibm ibmsoftware
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It was a food fest of social conversations and activity around IBM and Smarter Planet this week! It's times like these when I want to leave my day job and spend the whole time participating in conversations and activities on how to make the world a better place. Fortunately, I work at a company that gives me lots of opportunities to do just that even during my day job. While I'm on this topic, and before I get to the business at hand, quick shout out to the IBM launch of People for a Smarter Planet on Facebook this month.
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The links above give you a hint of how busy next week is going to be! While all the topics are excellent, the one that will consume my passion and attention the most is the IBM Summit at Start online activity. Start is a United Kingdom initiative by The Prince's Charities Foundation to promote and celebrate sustainable living.
From September 8-16, IBM is sponsoring a nine-day summit at Start in London to convene business, industry, and academic thought leaders to discuss challenges and next steps to enable economic, environmental and societal sustainability. If true change is going to happen, it's going to take groups like this and YOU and me, of course, to make it so. Below are some of the videos and photos at the event and a few other links if you'd like to follow the online conversation.
Photos: IBM Start on Flickr